Jeff R. Wagener Joins Lathrop Gage as Of Counsel


Clayton, Mo. (December 17, 2008) – Joel Voran, CEO of Lathrop Gage L.C. announced today that Jeff R. Wagener has joined the Clayton office as of counsel in the real estate group.

Wagener focuses his practice in the areas of real estate, general civil litigation, corporate and estate planning for a variety of corporate and individual clients. He served as Councilman, 6th District in South St. Louis County from 1997 to 2001. Wagener then served as the Special Assistant to the St. Louis County Executive directing and coordinating legislative initiatives and serving as his political and policy advisor in 2001 and 2002.

Wagener received his undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri-St. Louis in 1985 and his juris doctorate from Saint Louis University School of Law in 1990. He is a member of The Missouri Bar and Illinois Bar Association.

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